Those who gave thee a body, furnished it with weakness; but He who gave thee Soul, armed thee with resolution. Employ it, and thou art wise; be wise and thou art happy, Akhenaton I wish you a healthy, happy and prosperous 2012. I really do. How much I mean it isn’t important. Wishing you health, happiness [...]
At Christmas play and make good cheer, for Christmas comes but once a year, Thomas Tusse So what kind of things can you do to sustain your Christmas good cheer into 2012 and beyond? Quote from: www.sayingsnquotes.com
From the backstabbing co-worker to the meddling sister-in-law, you are in charge of how you react to the people and events in your life. You can either give negativity power over your life or you can choose happiness instead. Take control and choose to focus on what is important in your life. Those who cannot [...]
A day of worry is more exhausting than a week of work, John Lubbock Follow this: And make sure to think/say/sing this: httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d-diB65scQU&NR=1 Enough said! Diagram from Parris Whittingham via Amber Rae, via Jon E (thanks, mate!)
I go by instinct – I don’t worry about experience, Barbra Streisand While designing a course on decision-making I discovered the term flipism. To quote Wikipedia, Flipism, sometimes written as “Flippism”, is a pseudophilosophy under which all decisions are made by flipping a coin. When I read the Wikipedia entry I raised an eyebrow at [...]
It’s good to talk, British Telecom mid-1990s advertising campaign* Have you ever found yourself in the following situation: You’re chatting to a friend, describing a problem or issue that you’re facing, and as you describe it the answer or solution comes to you. Sound familiar? When you consider counselling, coaching and mentoring, they all involve [...]
No one has ever become poor by giving, Anne Frank The first time I noticed the following phenomenon was just after someone had really annoyed me. I bought a copy of the Big Issue (a magazine sold by the homeless, with 50% of the sale going directly to the vendor), and all the anger and [...]
Business Net (BNET) recently published some interesting articles by two authors about following a passion and a dream career.
Last week I read a blog entitled The Power of Hitting Rock Bottom. The author of the blog, Srinivas Rao, wrote about how, then 31 and having just finished graduate school, he found himself penniless, living with his parents and out of work for 8 months. At such a low point, Rao realised that he [...]
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